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Kissin' Tell (Rough Riders Series #13)

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9 out of 11 people found this review helpful.

This was one HOT, Steamy, Sexy, Western Romance Book...that I ha

This was one HOT, Steamy, Sexy, Western Romance Book...that I had a hard time putting down. I found myself fanning myself several times during parts of the book that was really EROTIC. OMG!
Lorelei James is one author who can make a "Book Mama" smile, giggl...
This was one HOT, Steamy, Sexy, Western Romance Book...that I had a hard time putting down. I found myself fanning myself several times during parts of the book that was really EROTIC. OMG!
Lorelei James is one author who can make a "Book Mama" smile, giggle, and squirm.
Here's a tip for ALL the men out there...sex on a trampoline will do things to your body parts that will hurt. =)
Oh...and now I'm craving ice cream thanks to this darn book.
Georgia Hotchkiss (aka...Hot Lips to the guys back in high school) is one female character who has gone through hell. Here's some obstacles in her life she's having to deal with: her ex-husband is a douche, her Dad is naive when it comes to Georgia's ex-husband, and her Mom...well...there's something going on with her that's she's not sure about. Then there's the fact she lost her twin-brother after they graduated high school. She never expected the hottie who sat behind her in History class would come back in her life and change her world.
Tell McKay, he's known to be a ladies man after graduating high school. He's following in the McKay guy tradition in the family. He's not ready to settle down at all. He has his own issues he's dealing with: his Mom thinks he has no life, his brothers like to use him, and his Dad is a jerk from hell.
He never thought the girl of his fantasies from high school who he sat behind in history class would come back into Sundance, Wyoming. Georgia "Hot Lips" was his teen fantasy. He always loved her, but could never be near her because of her a-hole boyfriend, Deck (who ended up being her ex-husband).
Now is Tell's chance to finally get his chance with Hot Lips due to the high school reunion coming up. Georgia needs a date and Tell wants to show everyone, especially Deck that people can change.
My thoughts on "Kissin' Tell" is that I enjoyed every minute of it. Like I stated above, I had a hard time putting it down. I loved Tell and his dom ways. He took control in the bedroom. The things he did...Wow!!
I loved Georgia and how willing she was to do anything with and for Tell. She was kind of a wild woman. Tell had to actually tame her, which I thought was funny.
I loved the storyline of "Kissin' Tell". I actually cried in certain parts of the book because I felt the emotion of the characters. Both Tell and Georgia had a life changing event happen to them and they both were able to be there for each other and help cope with their losses.
I love Lorelei Jame's writing style and I definitely loved how she wrote the steamy scenes between the characters. I've never read a book that involved ice cream in a scene and a trampoline in a different scene. Yes...I typed, trampoline. I still can't stop thinking about both of those sex scenes...and those were just two. There are plenty more between Tell and Georgia that will have you curling your toes with excitement.
I recommend this book to anyone who loves reading western romance, erotica, and of course those ladies who love cowboys. This book definitely will make you want to "ride a cowboy instead of a horse". =)
Be prepared for some mind-blowing sex scenes that will probably have you fantasizing your own sexual fantasies after you read this book. =)

posted by FranJessca on June 26, 2012

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Most Helpful Critical Review

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

Not her best

I love this series, but these characters lack depth. Georgia is just kind of uninteresting. The emotions don't ring deep and true the way LJ usually can write them. This is one of her "lesser" novels in my opinion. A little like Dirty Deeds which really just seemed like...
I love this series, but these characters lack depth. Georgia is just kind of uninteresting. The emotions don't ring deep and true the way LJ usually can write them. This is one of her "lesser" novels in my opinion. A little like Dirty Deeds which really just seemed like character sketches she would eventually develop elsewhere. The trampoline scene is not even sexy in my opinion. The best in this series are chasin eight, all jacked up, and cowgirl up and ride. Also good is the one with two men, Edgard and Trevor, althoughthe end of that one seems a little rushed. All those are worth multiple reads, but this one isnt. LJ needs to do one on Joely Monroe....we are waiting!

posted by nookreaderVA on August 6, 2012

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  • Posted July 26, 2014

    This story starts with Georgia Hotchkiss having to return to Sun

    This story starts with Georgia Hotchkiss having to return to Sundance, Wyoming to work for the summer on her boss' orders. She grew up there and really didn't want to go back for many reasons. One of the reasons was that when she was in high school she wasn't well liked by the other girls because they thought she was stuck up when really she was shy. She had many family related reasons for not wanting to go back too, such as her ex-husband lived in Sundance with his new wife as well as Georgia's parents had divorced but her father lived there and she didn't want to see him.

    One of the first people she ran into when she got back into town was Tell McKay who she took advantage of in high school and he had a crush on her the entire time. Ten years later, they have both changed in many ways. Tell is no longer the dorky guy but a gorgeous stud who goes to bed with every woman he sees and Georgia is not the beautiful, timid cheerleader 
    but a confident, successful business woman. Georgia makes a deal with Tell to be her date for the up coming high school reunion. He agrees to be her date if she has a full relationship with him including sex. She agrees and things heat up with them pretty fast. They have a lot in common and are surprised that they like spending time together.

    The relationship Tell and Georgia had happened pretty quickly but was written so well that it was easily believable. I liked the way the author took us back to this pair in high school and then showed us what they are like as adults. The characters were very well developed and I really liked Tell. You had to feel sorry for him when he was an awkward, geeky teenager and even later when you find out the reasons for his love 'em and leave 'em lifestyle.

    This was a good story but there was way too much sex in it for me. Without all the sex scenes this would have been a very quick read. This is my first book by Ms. James and I will not be hurrying out to get another one. If you like reading about couples having a lot of sex with a little BDSM, then you will like this one.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 10, 2012

    Ok read.

    This was an ok read. Tell is hot but his cousin Ben story is way better in Cowboy Casanova.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 12, 2012

    Not the best in the series

    I've really enjoyed this series, and while this book isn't bad, it just isn't as good as the others. It almost seemed forced, as though the characters weren't enough so a bunch of random sex was thrown in. Didn't love it....

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 7, 2012

    It was ok

    If your looking for lots of hot sex and don't really care about a good story this book is for you. I found the plot to be too repetitive they distrust eac others intentions and act like teens three times. The book could have been shortened and had less repition and I would have enjoyed it more.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 29, 2012

    Good but not my favorite

    I liked Tell but I wasn't crazy about Georgia or them together. Good but not great.

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